[Zope-Checkins] SVN: Zope/trunk/ - Applied patch for
faassen at infrae.com
Fri Mar 18 04:40:06 EST 2005
On Thu, Mar 17, 2005 at 09:51:25AM -0500, Tim Peters wrote:
> [Sidnei da Silva]
> > Log message for revision 29524:
> > ...
> > Changed:
> > U Zope/trunk/doc/CHANGES.txt
> > U Zope/trunk/lib/python/Lifetime.py
> > U Zope/trunk/lib/python/ZEO/runzeo.py
> Please don't check in ZODB/ZEO changes from a wrong project. If you
> need to change ZODB/ZEO in SVN, check out the appropriate version of
> ZODB and change _that_. There's a non-trivial chance that changes
> made from a wrong project will simply get lost.
> I realize this can be a PITA. But _searching_ all the Zope trunks and
> branches for ZODB, ZConfig, and zdaemon changes made from wrong
> places, then merging mountains of patches I didn't apply to begin
> with, is an even bigger PITA -- and sometimes changes do get lost in
> this process.
Would it make sense to use svn:externals, and then add a read-only
link to ZODB using a svn:// url to some tag or branch instead? Then this kind
of mistake typically wouldn't happen, as you'd only have a writeable
checkout if you checked out ZODB explicitly.
I understood from Jim the 'stitching in by copying' process was to support
doing local changes, but now you seem to want to avoid them, so it gets
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